To get you started on your Christmas list, the Go Vita team has rounded up natural, organic, eco-friendly gifts we think capture the spirit of the season.
When searching for holiday gifts, the goal is simple: find presents that are as unique and memorable as the people on your list. These gifts and gift packs will suit all different tastes and interests – or, why not choose several and put them together in a themed hamper, such as “Treats for Nanna and Pop” or “A Spa Day for Mum”?
For the Beauty Queen
Choose a gift pack of Superfood Skinglow products, created with high quality natural and organic ingredients sourced from Weleda’s biodynamic farms – a Skin Food and Skin Food Light.
The Jojoba Company ‘Ho-Ho-Ba’ Set
This gift pack contains Australian Jojoba Oil to moisturise and nourish skin, along with Jojoba Water Toning Mist to hydrate and firm the skin. Perfect for a supple and naturally radiant complexion.
Spoil a perfume lover with these high-quality Australian-made fragrances that will captivate the senses – their Indulge Gift Packs each contain a perfume and a hand cream; choose from Beach or Garden.
Black Chicken Gift Pack
A beautiful, effective and luxurious gift pack containing five natural skincare remedies – Cleanse My Face, Hydrate My Face, Love My Face, Complexion Polish and Muslin Face Cloths. All Australian-made, vegan and toxin-free.
For the at home spa experience
Hemp Worx Mini Soap Quartet
A delightful gift idea – these four pretty little vegan-friendly soaps are scented with Lemon Myrtle, Rose Geranium and Patchouli and are enhanced with 100 per cent pure hemp seed oil.
The Salt Box Bath Salts
Add their Natural Epsom Salt or Sports Magnesium Bath Soak to a warm bath to stimulate circulation, ease muscle cramps and arthritis or back pain, and soothe aching legs. A must-have for any fitness enthusiast on your list!
Ellia by HoMedics offers 100 per cent pure essential oils and eco-inspired diffusers for a natural, chemical-free home or office. They also have a gentle dimmer light and play soothing music, making them a gift to transform the environment and soothe the soul.
For the Foodie
BioSnacky Glass Sprouter
It’s easy to grow fresh, nutritious and delicious sprouts with this nifty gadget, and it’s a present that will appeal to all ages, from kids to grandparents. Pop in a couple of seed packets – choose from chickpea, sunflower, alfalfa or mung beans – and start sprouting!
A feast for the senses as well as the tummy, this collection of healthy, easy and delicious dessert recipes from the popular health, fitness and wellness blogger Amy Lee is the ultimate ‘must-have’ wholefood baking cookbook. All recipes are triple-tested and produce zero waste.
White Wolf Nutrition’s Natural and Lean Protein 100 per cent natural, ultra-smooth and creamy blend of plant proteins, with digestive enzymes and probiotics for overall gut health, will be a welcome gift for any wellness warrior on your list. Select a box of 8 sample packs to try all delicious flavours – a great way to try before buying a large container!
An all-Australian range of deliciously flavoursome premium quality teas, created with the health-conscious consumer in mind. We love their Detox and Cleanse and Dandy Chai blends.
Life Changing Food by Jo Whitton and Fouad Kassab
This easy-to-follow recipe book by Jo Whitton from Quirky Cooking and wholefoods chef Fouad Kassab focuses on cooking natural, healing and nourishing meals, and promises to be a book that will be passed down by families for generations.
Simply No Knead Bread Mix
A great gift for any foodie on your Christmas list, these Gourmet Bread Mixes are made from the highest quality flours and can be used to create a huge range of fruit loaves, finger buns, scrolls, donuts and pizza bases, either by hand or in a bread-making machine.
For the Eco Conscious
Dr Bronner’s Magic Soap Box Set
Certified Fair Trade and organic and made with natural oils, these pure vegan soaps are paraben- and mineral oil-free, and perfect for washing body, face and hair in an eco-conscious way.
HoneyBee Do It Yourself Kit
This fun gift pack will have everyone ditching single-use plastic wrap and bags in no time. Beeswax wraps are reusable and waste- and toxin-free, and making them is simple – a great craft project for kids, or even a fund-raiser for schools.
A lovely gift set of unique and sustainable plant-sourced skincare products, including Green Tea and Charcoal Konjac Sponges to smooth, polish and refine the complexion. Ideal for teens that may be experiencing skin blemishes, oily skin or breakouts.
Stock up on these handy and inexpensive little gifts – they are perfect for popping into stockings, and as last-minute ‘thank-you’ gifts for teachers and colleagues.
Loving Earth Almond Crunch This scrumptious combo of crunchy almonds and smooth cashew mylk chocolate is a delicious indulgence providing plant-based energy.
Cheeki Drink Bottle or Coffee Cup Avoid single-use plastic with these sturdy, eco-friendly, BPA-free reusable stainless-steel accessories.
Boody Undies Comfort meets function with this fabulous range of organic bamboo, super-soft and durable socks, t-shirts, briefs and boxers.
Dr Bronner’s Joy Lip Balm Spoil a natural beauty-loving friend or family member with this award-winning ethical lip balm that is free from parabens, phthalates, mineral oils, artificial colours and fragrances.
Julisa Nail Polish This range of Australian-made toxin-free vegan nail polishes is PETA-certified, cruelty-free and vegan-friendly – plus, it comes in 32 fabulous colours, so there is bound to be one for every female on your list.
Squeakie Hand Sanitiser In our CoVid-normal world, this is a gift that everyone will appreciate – a 100 per cent natural hand sanitiser that meets WHO, CDC and EWG guidelines, kills 99.9 per cent of germs and makes your skin feel amazing, unlike so many of the sticky, yucky sanitisers out there.
Don’t forget your fur baby! Give Fido a festive treat as well, with Doggylicious all-natural, grain-free cookies.